February 2005

    Andrew Harrison
Physical Features

Total Number of Rooms: 134

  • Guest Rooms: 112
  • Suites: 22

Design Aesthetic:

  • 18th-century Georgian manor house with period-style additional wings and conservatory pool
  • English furnishings in rooms featuring classical architectural details
  • Extensive 500-acre grounds with lawns, enclosed gardens, stables and a canal

Architect: Nicolas Khalili

  • Interior Designer(s): RPW Design– Hotel (all rooms/suites apart from Royal Suite/event space)


  • Dogmersfield Park was first mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 and was the site of Henry VIII's first meeting with Catherine of Aragon
  • The main building is from the Georgian period

Location: In the heart of Hampshire country, conveniently close to Heathrow


Interior Designer: Peter Inston

Design Aesthetic: Converted 18th-century stable block with modern interiors featuring polished natural materials

Signature Treatment:

  • Hampshire Herbal Massage: Aromatic journey on the path of Jane Austen’s herbal remedies, incorporating hand-made steamed herbal poultices with lavender, chamomile and English peppermint, various massage techniques and ended by Cold Stone Facial Massage (90 minutes)


  • Family adventure pool Sharkie’s Reef, with 3m / 13 ft slide, a rotating umbrella fountain, bubble jets and resident smiley shark, Sharkie
  • Special programs on school holidays, including Mocktails and Manicures and Junior Boot Camp

Special Features:

  • Outdoor Vitality Pool
  • Central courtyard quiet relaxation area


Restaurant: Wild Carrot

  • Cuisine: Modern British
  • Indoor Seating:150
  • Designer: Martin Brudnizki

Private Dining: Fox Hollow

  • Cuisine: Modern British
  • Indoor Seating: 25
  • Designer: Martin Brudnizki

Lounge: The Drawing Room  

  • Cuisine: Afternoon Tea
  • Indoor Seating: 40
  • Designer: Martin Brudnizki

Restaurant: Café Santé

  • Cuisine: Healthy Asian-inspired meals
  • Indoor Seating: 24
  • Designer: Richmond International


  • Number of Tennis Courts: 2

On-site Activities:

  • Canal boating
  • Clay pigeon shooting
  • Bird watching
  • Croquet
  • Falconry
  • Fishing
  • Horseback riding

Off-site Activities:

  • Golf – 10 minutes


  • Number of Pools: 3

Fitness Facilities:

  • Special Features:
    • Set in 18th-century stable block, with gym overlooking Zen Garden
    • 20-metre (65-foot) indoor conservatory lap pool with connecting outdoor Vitality Pool
  • Sample Fitness Activities: Country sports, including horseback riding, shooting and fishing
For Younger Guests
  • Games Room @ReedsCottage
  • Henry's Hangout adventure playground
  • Kids' games room set up during school holidays, plus special themed dinners and activities
  • Pony rides and lessons in proper care
  • Infant menu available
Meeting Rooms

Total Size: 620 sq m / 6,674 sq ft

Largest Ballroom: 258 sq m / 2,777 sq ft

Meet and Feed Capacity: 120

Banquet Capacity: 200

Outdoor Banquet Capacity: 300

Breakout Spaces: 8

Private Dining Room Capacity: 32

Unique Meeting and Event Facilities:      

  • 16th-century walled garden for outdoor wedding ceremonies, cocktail receptions or seated breakfasts, lunches and dinners
  • Host an event in the most original part of the historic manor house with walls and fireplace from 1728 and a traditional drawing room
  • Fishing lodge for informal meetings and small dinners
  • Canal boat for up to eight people seated for a meal
Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Orchard- 200 fruit trees planted to keep the use of local produce on site
  • Tesla Points - two electric car charging points on site with up to 150 kW of power per car
  • Grass cuttings from grounds used as compost for Hotel flower beds
  • All glass bottles, cardboard and paper are recycled
  • Lower energy light bulbs used in guest rooms and corridors
  • Energy-saving speed controllers used on all heating and chilled water pumps
  • Works with local schools on community projects (for example, hosting weekly charity riding school for disabled and donate gym equipment to schools)
  • Bio degradable covers used in laundry services
  • Press readers introduced to reduce newspaper usage - approximately 628 kg of paper
  • Staff actively works with the local community on collecting litter and promoting the environment
Special Features
  • Set in 200 hectares (500 acres) of historic parkland dating back to the Domesday Book (11th century)
  • Original features remaining, including 16th-century dovecote

Alana Burnett
Public Relations Manager
Dogmersfield Park, Chalky Lane
Hook, RG27 8TD
United Kingdom
Freya Costello
Senior Director of PR & Communications
Hamilton Place, Park Lane
London, W1J 7DR